sweet seaside wedding

From the bride, Julia – “As a little girl I dreamt of a wonderful sea wedding on the beach in a circle of close friends and relatives. Time passed, but the vision of an ideal wedding ceremony remained the same. Igor and I decided to make this dream wedding vision a reality and we started […]

spring wedding in crimea

The Crimean region of Russia is such a stunning one for all things romance! Today’s wedding inspiration shoot featuring Margarita and Bogdan is set in this very place and at the perfect time of year, spring, when the grass is a fresh and beautiful deep green color and it’s still tourist-free, allowing you all the […]

spring morning boudoir session

The morning of your wedding is such a romantic one full of anticipation and beauty. Mary Zhuravlyova Rasmarin creates an image of timeless, ethereal beauty with this spring morning bridal boudoir inspiration shoot. It’s filled with pure white details to allude to the upcoming wedding and of course of bride-to-be couldn’t be more gorgeously joyful! […]

russian ballet principal dancer bridals

From Elina Sazonova – “Ballet is my never-ending inspiration and that’s where this bridal editorial named Swan stemmed from. I used to dance when I was a child and I miss it so much that this shoot was something very personal and emotionally important to me.” “Anastasia, our model, is a principal dancer at the […]

cactus love session

These two have been together for over 9 years and wanted to celebrate with a photo shoot by the incredible Anastasiia Kryvenok. It was difficult to get permission to shoot from the greenhouse management but the effort was totally worth it! Complete with a cake (that the greenhouse cat ended up taking a bite of!), […]

elegant spring loft wedding

From photographers Alexander and Marina Santi – “Originally we had planned to shoot our editorial in a garden, but it being Moscow the weather turned inclement with rain and an icy wind. This did not deter our vision of springtime beauty! We recreated the look inside a cozy studio loft with an elevated elegance.” “We […]

color palette: coral, peach, + pink

With a beautifully warm color palette today’s editorial from Olga Osehova showcases what magic can be made when coral, peach, and pink are combined! With a touch of vintage brass, marbleized details, and muted gold flatware this wedding color palette is gorgeously feminine while still being utterly chic. *** Photography: Olga Osehova // Workshop: Alexandra […]

an artist’s winter-spring wedding

From photographer Adel Vafin – “With the team for this wedding inspiration shoot we decided to take a look at a non-standard wedding with the morning included! We wanted to show a more easy-going and freer ‘morning of’ than is traditionally had and tried to pay attention to details and emotions.” “The main theme and […]

subtropical bridals with must-see flowers

From photographer Anna Bamm – “The subtropical garden with its scents and sounds inspired us for this wonderful and colorful bridal portrait inspiration shoot. Unlike the streets of St. Petersburg in Russia, which at the time were gray and melting into the coming spring, the greenhouse was a completely different world filled with flowering azaleas, […]

black sea elopement

From the bride, Albina – “The story of meeting Vladimir meeting is rather usual: we have been students of the same university and after graduation started working together. Our feelings developed rapidly, and just after few months I realized that this man is my destiny! Vladimir proposed to me on my birthday while we were […]

romantic anniversary session

From Elena Skoblova of Photo in Moscow – “It has been a year since Sergey and Vera’s wedding day and so they decided to celebrate with a romantic anniversary shoot to capture their passion for each other. Their smiles and embraces are so genuine! They repeated their vows to each other and they couldn’t hold […]

kinfolk bridal session

From Alina Suleymanova of Studio Voile – “The concept for this bridal inspiration shoot came from reading issues of Kinfolk Magazine. We decided to imagine a modern bride who has chosen freedom, naturalness, and mindful minimalism as her life’s credo.” “We feel as though the Kinfolk bride is constantly in the process of self-improvement, acknowledging […]

mythical volga river elopement

From Svetlana Strizhakova – “This elopement wedding inspiration shoot took place in a Cold Gully – a mystical place among the river Volga bank and it was inspired by story of the Mistress of Zhiguli Mountains in Samara…” “The Mistress, who lived in her chambers deeply inside the mountains, fell in love with a young […]

monochromatic cinderella

From Olga of Fleurs de Reve – “In our wedding inspiration shoot we tried to create a new representation of tale of Cinderella: a stylized Cinderella’s morning when she is preparing to the ball! “We used the monochrome, textured and slightly peeling walls of the old mansion in the center of St. Petersburg as backdrop […]

seaside portraits in crimea

From the Bride, Anna – “For Vovo and I’s wedding, we decided what we wanted were photos that emphasized tenderness, feelings, and our relationship. I always love the delicate and soft pictures, filled with light, where nothing is superfluous and there are not too many fancy details – just love and nature. I came across […]

a frosty, aristocratic styled wedding

From Olga Siyanko – “This is the story we imagined to inspire our Frosty Aristocracy vintage wedding editorial… When we met Olga and Alexander they were dreaming about a winter wedding. They dreamed about waking up into a frosty noble morning of England during 1930s-40s and going for a walk through crunchy snow around their […]